Say Hello To Music Theory
Learn Music Theory Online and Pass Your Exam
Brought to you by graduates of the Royal Academy of Music, Hello Music Theory provides digital teaching resources and study materials to help you, your students or your child study for and pass an ABRSM music theory exam.
We’re completely obsessed with music theory and our goal is that no one will fail their theory exam.
In music, monophonic texture is the simplest of the three main types of texture, the other two being homophonic and polyphonic texture. Its name comes from the Greek words mono,
Texture is a word used a lot to describe music, but it can often be difficult to understand. We can say a piece of music has an open or closed
The mixolydian mode is one that is used widely in lots of different styles of music. Everything from pop to jazz and blues. It’s distinctive sound makes it very popular.
Of all the modes of the major scale there is one type that has an augmented interval in it called the lydian mode. In this post, I’m going to go
If you’ve ever heard a piece of music that sounds a bit Egyptian, then it’s likely that it was using a type of scale called the phrygian mode. It’s quite
There are lots of different types of scales in music, some are a lot more familiar than others. There are a series of scales called modes which are types of
Our Music Theory Resources
Currently we have three different resources that you can download from our website. Find out more about them below.
Music Theory Practice Papers
Want to pass your music theory exam? Then you need to sit some music theory practice papers before the big day. We’ve put together 25 pdf practice exams based on the last 6 years of ABRSM past papers to help you prepare and pass first time.
Our mock exams are available to download instantly plus they come with all the model answers so you can check where you’re going wrong and get an idea of how to answer them.
Music Theory Worksheets
Put into practice everything you’re learning with our PDF music theory worksheets. We’ve put together over 180 pages of worksheets and more than 1800 exercises going in depth into all the topics that you need to know about to pass your music theory exam.
Covering grades 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 our pdf worksheets come with all the model answers so you can mark them yourself. They’ve been used by teachers, parents and students all over the world in over 50 countries.
Music Theory Study Guides
We’re writing simple and easy to use music theory study guides to help you learn and revise music theory on your own.
Written in plain simple to understand english with hundreds of examples our range of study guides are guaranteed to help you finally understand music theory.
What People Are Saying About Us
Our lessons, worksheets and exams have been downloaded by thousands of students, parents and teachers in over 60 countries all over the world. Here’s what some of them had to say.
Tammy - Student, South Africa
“I received my results yesterday and achieved 100% on my first exam. Your resources really helped me prepare well for my exam, and I was confident and relaxed.”
Kauser - Parent, Dubai
“My son used only the worksheets and practice tests and got a high mark in the ABRSM Grade 5 theory. Apart from the resources Dan is wonderful and responds to any questions we may have. He went the extra mile to explain intervals to me. Thank you Dan. I owe my sons success to you!”
Lorraine - Parent, UK
“We worked through the grade 1 practice papers for my daughter’s exam and found them invaluable preparation resources. The papers are very reasonably priced. The funky design is appealing to younger musicians and it was a bonus to be able to download and print the tests online and re-use them as needed. I have just ordered the grade 2 practice papers for the next exam session.”
Amy - Teacher, USA
After buying the music theory exams bundle, I had a question and emailed Dan about it. He was so accommodating that it blew me away. He was eager to help and went out of his way to honor my request. I’m very happy with this curriculum!